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    • Russia: The Wild East

    • The Complete BBC Radio 4 Series
    • By: Martin Sixsmith
    • Narrated by: Martin Sixsmith
    • Length: 11 hrs and 18 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20

    Power struggles have a constant presence in Martin Sixsmith's story of Russia. Collected here in 50 episodes, he chronicles the Mongol hordes invading in the 13th century, through the iron autocratic fists of successive tsars, to the fall of the Soviet Union and Russia's re-emergence as a superpower. Sixsmith brings his first-hand experience of reporting from Russia in the 1980s and 90s to his narrative, witnessing the critical moment when the Soviet Union lost its grip on power.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Best Russian history review book!!

    • By Nathan on 09-12-18

    Regular price: $23.44